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Saint John the Baptist

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Provenance

By 1916, Frank G. Macomber (b. 1849 - d. 1941), Boston [see note 1]. By 1942, J. Robert Peck; 1942, sold by Peck to the MFA for $5. (Accession Date: September 11, 1942) NOTES: [1] From May 4, 1916 through November 11, 1916, this sculpture was loaned by Macomber to the MFA.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Coburn Fund

English, Medieval (Gothic), 15th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

43.2 x 12.1 x 7.3 cm (17 x 4 3/4 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

42.396

Medium or Technique

Stone; alabaster with polychromy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture